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Chinese Break Processing Records With Fancy Computer

The Chinese National Supercomputing Center supercomputer Tianhe 1A fills several air cooled rooms

The Chinese National Supercomputing Center supercomputer Tianhe 1A fills several air cooled rooms

If you ever wanted to play on a super fast computer, go to China.

The Chinese National Supercomputing Center supercomputer Tianhe 1A prcoesses instructions at over 2.5 petaflops (2.5 thousand trillian calculations per second) which is twice as fast as a Cray-built supercomputer in Tennessee.

Imagine playing your fancy new video game on 14,336 Intel Xeon processors and 7,168 NVidia graphics processors. Yeah.


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